amusement definition

  • noun:
    • hawaii of being amused, amused, or pleased.
    • Something that amuses, entertains, or pleases.
    • Entertainment
    • an action that is entertaining or amusing, such as for example dancing, gunning, and fishing.
    • Deep thought; muse.
    • The state of being amused; pleasurable pleasure; that which amuses; diversion.
    • Absorbing thought; meditation; musing; reverie.
    • hawaii to be amused; mental enjoyment or diversion; moderate mirth or merriment due to an external cause.
    • whatever amuses, detains, or engages your brain; pastime; activity: because, to supply young ones with amusements.
    • Synonyms Entertainment, Diversion, etc. (identify pastime), recreation.
    • In music, a brief entertaining piece, often one intended to offer variety to technical workouts.
    • a feeling of pleasure at becoming amused
    • an activity that's diverting hence holds the interest

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